Tag Archives: Events

Right Some Good – Cape Breton, NS

Dulche du Leche panna cotta with oreos and blueberry marshmallows!
You don't have to go far to find an adventure. That's been the unofficial mantra behind most of our local travels, trips just around the corner, around the province, or a short road trip to our sister provinces. At the end of the day, the feeling of having traveled is related to new experiences, new… Read More

The East Coast Music Awards

It’s been half a decade since the last time I went to the East Coast Music Week (ECMW).  This year, ECMW is back in Halifax for five days of shows, songwriters’ circles, seminars, networking, parties and after-parties.  ECMW, and in particular the Export Buyers Showcase, are a shining example of how the East Coast Music Association looks after its… Read More

Bluenose Ghost Festival – Dartmouth

Halloween Decorations Gravestones RIP
I discovered Helen Creighton’s book Bluenose Ghosts when I was still in elementary school.  I still remember reading it for the first time.  Rather than fear, the book filled me with an intense fascination.  I loved to picture Mrs. Creighton traveling the province gathering stories from each community.  I loved the idea of the oral… Read More